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Astro-Photography

A useful overview of astro-photography ~ A Full and Proper Kit: An introduction to the gear of astro-photography

The BAA produce a very good publication "Introduction to DSLR Astrophotography" which takes you through the various stages from a stand alone DSLR image to using a DSLR with a fully fledged guided scope.  The cost for this publication is £7.50.

FITS Liberator  ~ A free software package written by the Hubble team (http://www.spacetelescope.org/projects/fits_liberator/download_v301/) that allows you to manipulate FITS images and gives step by step guidance on photo finishing in PhotoShop or similar to produce stunnning images (http://www.spacetelescope.org/projects/fits_liberator/stepbystep/)

 


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